Would You Sign My Kindle? [Voices]

Sitting at a table in a Barnes & Noble in St. Petersburg, Fla., T. J. Waters was signing copies of his book “Hyperformance” when a fan standing in line with the eBook version walked up and said, “It’s too bad you can’t sign my Kindle.” Continue reading at 'AllThingsD'

[ AllThingsD | 2011-04-15 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Flammarion signs Amazon deal ahead of Kindle launch

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Considering the American Voice

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